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For over a decade, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has been working on an initiative called Engineering With Nature® that uses natural processes and systems to deliver a broad range of economic, environmental, and social benefits. EWN’s expanding international community of scientists, engineers, and researchers, from multiple disciplines collaborate on how best to harness the power of nature to innovate, solve problems, and create sustainable solutions. This podcast tells their stories.

The Engineering With Nature Podcast Season 4

April 13, 2022

Season 4 of the Engineering With Nature Podcast launches May 4. The theme for this season is Up, Up, Up with Nature-Based Solutions. As Todd Bridges, Senior Research Scientist for Environmental Science with the US Army Corps of Engineers and the National Lead of the Engineering With Nature Program explains, “We've entered a critical decade with respect to climate change. Harm is unfolding at a faster pace than was expected, and we need to increase the scale of our interventions.”

We have a terrific guest line-up to talk about the challenges and opportunities ahead. Enjoy the Trailer and please join us for Season 4! If you haven’t already, please consider subscribing to the EWN Podcast at Apple Podcasts for easy access.

Listen to the trailer for Season 4.

Season 1: Celebrating 10 Years of Progress.
Season 2: Advancing Nature-Based Solutions.
Season 3: Creating the Future with EWN.

Episode 1
Scaling Up, Up, Up, with CSTORM and EWN
Guests: Jeff King, Deputy Lead of the Engineering With Nature Program at the US Army Corps of Engineers; Amanda Tritinger, Assistant Program Manager for the EWN Program, and Research Hydraulics Engineer at the Coastal and Hydraulics Laboratory, US Army Corps of Engineers; and Matt Bilskie, Assistant Professor at the University of Georgia.

Episode 2
High Energy Roundtable with EWN Practice Leads
Guests: Jeff King, Deputy Lead of the Engineering With Nature Program at the US Army Corps of Engineers; Elizabeth Godsey, Technical Lead for Coastal Engineering and Regional Sediment Management with Mobile District; Danielle Szimanski, Project Manager and Ecologist with Baltimore District; Edward Brauer, Senior Hydraulic Engineer with St. Louis District; and David Crane, Environmental Resource Specialist with Omaha District

Episode 3
EWN Practice Leads Sharing Expertise through the EWN Cadre
Guests: Jeff King, Deputy Lead of the Engineering With Nature Program at the US Army Corps of Engineers; Elizabeth Godsey, Technical Lead for Coastal Engineering and Regional Sediment Management with Mobile District; Danielle Szimanski, Project Manager and Ecologist with Baltimore District; Edward Brauer, Senior Hydraulic Engineer with St. Louis District; and David Crane, Environmental Resource Specialist with Omaha District

Episode 4
Leveraging Federal Partnering to Infuse Nature into Urban Community Resilience
Guests: Burton Suedel, Research Biologist at the US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE); Abby Hall, Senior Advisor on Local and Regional Planning, with the Office of Community Revitalization, at the US Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA); and Jim McPherson, Federal Coordinating Officer for Region 1, with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).

Episode 5
Introducing the EWN On The Road Feature Podcast
Guest: Todd Bridges, Senior Research Scientist for Environmental Science with the US Army Corps of Engineers and the National Lead of the Engineering With Nature Program.